News From Rep. Neeley

Friday, January 8, 2016

LANSING — State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) is calling on Gov. Rick Snyder to forgive the current debt of Flint Community Schools as it looks to the future, where behavioral and developmental problems are expected to occur in children due to the effects of lead poisoning.

“The health of everyone, from newborn child to our senior citizens, was put at risk, but it is our children who will suffer the long-term effects of this catastrophe...

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

“For months, the call has been public and aggressive for Dan Wyant to remove himself from his position, or to have Gov. Rick Snyder do the deed for him. There are many culpable parties involved in the continued decline of health and safety during the water crisis in the city of Flint, and Wyant was just one figure in a menagerie of offenders. While there is still much cleanup to be done, I am glad...

Thursday, December 10, 2015

LANSING — State Representatives Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) and Brian Banks (D-Detroit) and state Senator Coleman Young II (D-Detroit) are urging fellow legislators in the Senate to vote against Senate Bills 13 and 639 and House Bill 4724, which are biased against urban populations that are comprised largely of African-American voters. SB 13 and HB 4724 were passed by the House late last night by slim margins. SB 639 is still in committee in the Senate....

Thursday, December 10, 2015

FLINT — State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) would like to invite residents to a health fair on Saturday, Dec. 12, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church, 1309 N. Ballenger Highway in Flint. Vendors will be available to cover a number of topics relating to the health of you and your family.


WHO:            State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint)


WHERE:        Bethel United Methodist Church

                     1309 N. Ballenger Highway


Friday, December 4, 2015

FLINT — As part of National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) — a national observance established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) — state Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) will be partnering with the Flint/Genesee County Influenza Vaccination Disparities Partnership alongside Genesee Health Plan to host a press conference on Monday, Dec. 7, at 10:15 a.m. to be held at Hamilton Community Health Network to raise awareness of the importance and benefits of flu...